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...And Justice For Art: "The Chuck Schuldiner Reissues" - An Interview with Death's former manager Eric Greif
Comments Special Reports » by: Ramon Martos Garcia on Sep 09, 2013
In today's musical landscape many people believe that physical formats aren't as relevant as they use to be. Truth to be told…
Aerosmith: "Drummer Joey Kramer Discusses Boundless Appreciation for a Career Still Going Strong After 40 Years"
Comments Special Reports » by: Charlie Steffens on Aug 09, 2013
"There's not a place on earth that I would rather be than sitting onstage looking at those four asses out in front of me." Ae…
Beth Hart: "Out of the Deepest Blue" - Beth Hart on Life, Loss, and Music
Comments Special Reports » by: Charlie Steffens on Jul 29, 2013
"In my past, I believed that in order to write I had to be pretty much demolished, emotionally." You may not know the name, b…
Ethan Brosh: "Velocity and Soul, an Interview with the Guitar Wizard Himself"
Comments Special Reports » by: Charlie Steffens on Jul 14, 2013
"When people notice that I pay a lot of attention to melody and they come up to me and they tell me 'Oh, I love your sense of…
Pamela Moore: "Siren Song - Moore Finds Her Musical Groove with New Album 'Resurrect Me'"
Comments Special Reports » by: Christa Titus on Jul 06, 2013
Singer Pamela Moore is famed for performing as Sister Mary on Queensrÿche's Operation: Mindcrime albums, along with guesting…
Kobra and the Lotus: "The Canadian Rockers are Coiled and Ready to Strike!"
Comments Special Reports » by: Charlie Steffens on Jun 29, 2013
"It's that classic heavy metal sound that, hopefully, a wide group of people can enjoy." Canadian rockers Kobra and the Lotus…
...And Justice For Art: A Look Back to (some of) Judas Priest's Album Covers, featuring guitarist KK Downing and designers Mark Wilkinson and Pete Alander
Comments Special Reports » by: Ramon Martos Garcia on Jun 27, 2013
Without Judas Priest, Heavy Metal wouldn't exist as we know it today. Their influence in the development of the genre has bee…
...And Justice For Art: A Look Back to (some of) Darkthrone's Album Covers with Drummer Fenriz
Comments Special Reports » by: Ramon Martos Garcia on May 24, 2013
If there's one band that has never been lured by the temptations of mainstream commercialism or false musical trends, look no…
...And Justice For Art: "Fade To Black" - Interview with Author Extraordinaire Martin Popoff About His New Book on Hard Rock/Metal Album Covers
Comments Special Reports » by: Ramon Martos Garcia on May 03, 2013
After publishing more than 7,000 album reviews and 40 Rock/Metal-related books, Martin Popoff can easily be considered one of…
...And Justice For Art: "Out Of The Shadows" - Judas Priest's longtime illustrator Mark Wilkinson talks about his new book "Shadowplay"
Comments Special Reports » by: Ramon Martos Garcia on Feb 27, 2013
Bristish illustrator Mark Wilkinson’s work has been adorning the cover sleeves of Rock and Metal albums for decades. His work…
...And Justice For Art: "Unmasked" - An Interview with Legendary Illustrator and Filmmaker Andreas Marschall
Comments Special Reports » by: Ramon Martos Garcia on Feb 21, 2013
German visual artist Andreas Marschall is widely known as one of Metal's quintessential illustrators, his works having adorne…
...And Justice For Art: As I Lay Dying's "Awakened" - Pure American Metalcore... with a French Twist!
Comments Special Reports » by: Ramon Martos Garcia on Feb 08, 2013
In 2012, ten years into their career, California’s As I Lay Dying released their sixth studio album titled Awakened. With the…
...And Justice For Art: Van Halen's "1984" - A Naughty Little Angel Meets a Hard Rock Landmark
Comments Special Reports » by: Ramon Martos Garcia on Jan 24, 2013
Despite the mainstream success and commercial appeal of Van Halen's 1984, this mega-selling album was released with some acco…
...And Justice For Art: A Guide to (some of) the Best Metal Album Covers of 2012 (Part II)
Comments Special Reports » by: Ramon Martos Garcia on Jan 11, 2013
This is the second part to our "A Guide to (some of) the Best Metal Album Covers of 2012" posting last week. As we know, cove…
...And Justice For Art: A Guide to (some of) the Best Metal Album Covers of 2012 (Part I)
Comments Special Reports » by: Ramon Martos Garcia on Jan 04, 2013
As far as Metal music goes 2012 was one of the most interesting years in a long time. Masterful albums such as Sigh's In Somn…
...And Justice For Art: "Motorized" - An Interview with Motorhead's Longtime Illustrator Joe Petagno
Comments Special Reports » by: Ramon Martos Garcia on Dec 20, 2012
In 2005, legendary North American illustrator Joe Petagno published via Feral House the book "Orgasmatron: The Heavy Metal Ar…
...And Justice For Art: "Beyond Time and Place" - A Conversation with Artist Paul Raymond Gregory
Comments Special Reports » by: Ramon Martos Garcia on Dec 05, 2012
Veteran visual artist Paul Raymond Gregory seems to be one of the busiest personalities in the world of heavy Metal. The Brit…
...And Justice For Art: Guns N' Roses' "Lies" - Gossips, Tabloids and the Antics of one of Rock N' Roll's Wildest Bands
Comments Special Reports » by: Ramon Martos Garcia on Nov 16, 2012
Let’s compare the first half of Guns N' Roses' roller coaster-like career with a winning hand in a card game. We have the meg…
...And Justice For Art: Katatonia's "Dead End Kings" - A Vision of Man and Nature's Decay
Comments Special Reports » by: Ramon Martos Garcia on Oct 18, 2012
"To follow your own vision without compromising and conforming to other people’s demands and expectations would make you a ki…
...And Justice For Art: Cynic's "Focus" - The Cosmic Marriage Between Progressive Metal and Angelic Art
Comments Special Reports » by: Ramon Martos Garcia on Oct 11, 2012
In many ways, Cynic’s 1993 debut full-length, Focus, was such a revolutionary recording that even by today's standards it sti…
...And Justice For Art: Metal Artists' All-Time Favorite Album Covers (Part 4)
Comments Special Reports » by: Ramon Martos Garcia on Oct 04, 2012
This is it! Unlike our mix-up last week, we present with the fourth and final episode in our And Justice For Art mini series…
...And Justice For Art: Metal Artists' All-Time Favorite Album Covers (Part 3)
Comments Special Reports » by: Ramon Martos Garcia on Sep 27, 2012
Welcome to the third installment of "Metal Artists' All-Time Favorite Album Covers". While last week we were under the impres…
...And Justice For Art: Metal Artists' All-Time Favorite Album Covers (Part 2)
Comments Special Reports » by: Ramon Martos Garcia on Sep 21, 2012
Last week both veteran and upcoming Metal artists talked about some of their all-time favorite album covers and the long last…
...And Justice For Art: Metal Artists' All-Time Favorite Album Covers (Part 1)
Comments Special Reports » by: Ramon Martos Garcia on Sep 13, 2012
Everyone, metal musicians included (unless of course you are Devin Townsend), has a favorite album cover. At some point in th…
...And Justice For Art: Pantera's "Vulgar Display Of Power" - The Truth Behind One of Metal's Most Mythical Images
Comments Special Reports » by: Ramon Martos Garcia on Aug 24, 2012
Vulgar Display Of Power was definitely the album that catapulted Pantera into the role of quintessential American Metal band…